PDS rice seized

Krishnagiri: A total of 110 bags of rice worth Rs. 70,000 meant for supply under the public distribution system, which was being smuggled in a lorry, was seized by district supply officials at Kuruvinayanapalli near here on Tuesday. Acting on a tip-off, a team was conducting vehicle checks at the Kuruvinayanapalli check-post when they intercepted a lorry and seized the rice bags. The lorry was going to Kuppam.